Dare we say the most dramatic in Bachelor franchise history? Never mind the feelings she had just professed months earlier to Bachelor Chris Soules. Haibon was, how you say, less convinced. While he found her "really hot", he worried she was too emotional for him, and far too different from the shy, soft-spoken girls he'd gravitated towards in the past.
After she fended off other hopefuls bye, Clare Crawley! Instead, she lost her heart. For real this time, with nary an ABC camera in sight. Though he broke things off with Iaconetti twice while they were in Mexico, "It never felt like it was over between us after Paradise," he explained on Iaconetti's YouTube series The Story of Us. The pair dedicated a minute episode of the show, produced by Married at First Sight and Seven Year Switch's Kinetic Entertainment, to explaining how they made the slow transition from friends to lovers.
That's why, he continued, "I said we were still going to be friends. It just didn't feel over. There, she says, she was finally in her element after spending the entirety of their Paradise courtship "constantly scared of another girl coming in" and unable to showcase her true self.
It was putting together these two events. Find Out Who's Still Together! Iaconetti assumed this would be the turning point, especially after he invited her to a Boston event and they "made out real hard. Even as he crashed at Iaconetti's L. And I felt it was more okay for me to be decisive and say I shouldn't keep you in this grey area, so to speak, where I'm one foot in and one foot out," he explained.
So he was, frankly, a little frustrated when she tried to block his blossoming romance with Caila Quinn. Both of which happened in the lead up to season three of Paradise. Noted Iaconetti, "This was the time that I really stopped thinking that Jared was a marriage option. But to hear Haibon tell it, he was closed off because he simply didn't know how to handle the situation.
No matter how many times they swapped friendly I love yous, he simply couldn't let himself take the chance that there was something more. Really, it was more the classic move of not realizing how much you truly value someone until you're afraid you could lose them. Right or wrong, I've got to say something. Wendt had properly wooed Iaconetti and continued to do so after filming wrapped. Do I say anything? It's so unfair for me to say something. God, it's so unfair.
Ashley goes on a show, finds another guy and now I'm going to say something? What kind of a--hole does that? Because long before Iaconetti flew to Vermont and met a firefighter, she and Haibon had planned a January getaway to St. Because you need to give her the opportunity to let her know how you feel and let her make up her own mind. He's really liked me. He's been all in the entire time. And I deserve to pursue somebody else and for somebody else to pursue me after all this time. And that's what we're going to do.
Meet Becca's 28 Men! Back in Wendt's arms, though, she had to admit something felt off. Shortly after he missed out on her 30th birthday celebration Mar.
Wendt made a guest cameo. That's just how I feel. I love watching football with you, even though the Giants suck. I love how you actually like making me coffee in the morning. I love how sweet and kind you are to my family and friends. I love that you made me that Matchbox 20 music video for my birthday. And I love that you call me Cory Matthews," he penned, summing up his thoughts with a simple sentence: He is my soulmate.
And continuing doing exactly what we've been doing, which falling more and more in love every day.